The 2018 NEARS Spring Conference will be held from April 18 - 20, 2018 at the Marriott Harborside in Newport, Rhode Island. This will be the first of the two yearly conferences, the next will be in the fall.
The North East Association of Rail Shippers (NEARS) is a professional organization dedicated to improve the lines of communication between railroads, suppliers and shippers. This is an organization for networking, communication and staying informed of the changing rail industry landscape.
📍 General Session
📍 Shipper Success Story
📍 Intermodal Presentation
📍 Impact on Shippers
📍 Equipment Panel - Cars & Efficiency
📍 The Canadian Perspective
Review & Download the AGENDA here:
The North East Association of Rail Shippers membership territory covers the Maritime Provinces plus Ontario and Quebec and the states of Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland (HQ in Boston), Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont and the District of Columbia.
NEARS is one of five regional organizations under the umbrella of North American Rail Shippers Association (NARS) that represent all the shippers & professionals in the rail industry in Canada, Mexico and the United States. The other regional associations are: the Southeast Association of Rail Shippers (SEARS), Midwest Association of Rail Shippers (MARS), Southwest Association of Rail Shippers (SWARS) and the Pacific Northwest Association of Rail Shippers (PNWARS).
Find out more at NARS here: https://www.railshippers.com